कद्रु a. [कद्-रु] (-द्रु or -द्रू f.) 1 Tawny. -2 Variegated, spotted. -द्रुः 1 The tawny colour. -2 The variegated colour. -द्रुः, -द्रूः f. Wife of Kaśyapa and the mother of the Nāgas. -Comp. -पुत्रः, -सुतः a serpent.
m. pl. N. of certain three Soma vessels; -kapâla, a. distributed on three dishes; -karma-krit, a. performing the three chief actions of a Brâhman (sacri fice, Vedic study, and charity); -karman, a. id.
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